Wednesday, January 28, 2015
The U.S. national team began a busy 2015 with a 3-2 loss in Chile, on a night when a new system showed promise before fatigue set in.
Goal rates the players on show as both national teams opened their year.
The United States international is set to feature for the Toffees ahead of his scheduled date, after picking up the injury in their Premier League clash with Stoke on Boxing Day.
Tuesday, January 27, 2015
Eight of the 23 players on the USA's roster for friendlies against Chile and Panama are seeking their first international appearances.
French defender Ronald Zubar leads a group of reinforcements that also includes Damien Perrinelle and Andrew Jean-Baptiste.
The 29-year-old joins his seventh MLS team since joining the league in 2006.
The 30-year-old Poland international says he looks forward to getting back to doing what he loves with new club TFC.
New York has made a massive move to bring in Felipe Martins and the top spot in the allocation order from the Impact, with Eric Alexander and Ambroise Oyongo going to Montreal.
U.S. head coach Jurgen Klinsmann has a solid mix of veterans and young players when his team head to Chile on Wednesday evening.
Two U-20 sides stood above the rest at the CONCACAF Championship, writes Goal's regional columnist.
With several newcomers set to debut for the U.S. national team Wednesday against Chile, Goal looks back at 19 players whose first cap was their last.
The U.S. national team coach has been implementing the 3-5-2 system in the team's recent camp, and Wednesday's friendly against Chile could be the first of many times we see it.
Monday, January 26, 2015
The 22-year-old American striker is on the verge of completing a deal to return to the Revolution, sources have confirmed to Goal USA.
The Spanish shot-stopper is open to joining European stars Frank Lampard and Steven Gerrard in the growing North American league.
The Real Salt Lake forward will miss the start of the MLS campaign after suffering the injury in training.
The Sounders have received a second-round pick in the 2016 SuperDraft in exchange for the 22-year-old center back.
The French-born Polish international center back fills a position of need for TFC.
The 27-year-old Irish international says Major League Soccer has "massive" potential to become a league of choice in the near future.
The majority owner of Inter Milan and D.C. United told Goal that some of the Italian club's prospects could join the MLS team on loan.
Sunday, January 25, 2015
The Scottish international joins the MLS side from English Championship outfit Wigan.